Place-Based Science Teaching and Learning

Place-Based Science Teaching and Learning

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Forty classroom-ready science teaching and learning activities for elementary and middle school teachers Grounded in theory and best-practices research, this practical text provides elementary and middle school teachers with 40 place-based activities that will help them to make science learning relevant to their students. This text provides teachers with both a rationale and a set of strategies and activities for teaching science in a local context to help students engage with science learning and come to understand the importance of science in their everyday lives.What You Will do Before the Activity Go into the schoolyard and collect four or five examples of different dicot and ... Ask middle schoolers to study a number of leaves and then create their on dichotomous key for indentify- ing the types ofanbsp;...

Title:Place-Based Science Teaching and Learning
Author:Cory A. Buxton, Eugene F. Provenzo, Jr.
Publisher:SAGE Publications - 2011-05-05


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